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CEO of Uber: Resignation

Kalanick's resignation was at the request, or demand, of the company's investors. That leaves investors. Kalanick had good reason to think he could count on the support of Uber's shareholders: He owns the biggest individual stake and controls a majority of the super-voting shares, making his grip on the board of directors hard to loosen. Read More »

Heavy Rains And Flooding As Tropical Storm Cindy Makes Landfall

The storm could bring up to 15 inches of rain to parts of southeastern Louisiana, southern MS, southern Alabama and western portions of the Florida Panhandle through Thursday night. Heavy rains associated with the storm are raising the possibility of life-threatening flash floods over a wide area of the coast. Vehicles navigate past waves and debris washing over State Highway 87 as Tropical Storm Cindy approaches Wednesday, June 21, 2017 , in High Island, Texas. Read More »

Astrophysicist warns asteroid strike is not a matter of if, but when

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Fitzsimmons was joined by Brian Cox, and astronauts from the International Space Station (ISS) to raise awareness of the annual Asteroid Day (30 June ), which marks the anniversary of an asteroid strike in Russian Federation. 'Over 1,800 potentially hazardous objects have been discovered so far, but there are many more waiting to be found, ' he said. It was reported that in January an asteroid as big as the Tunguska impactor had reached within 110,000 miles of Earth's surface, which is not ... Read More »

General Motors Company Target of Unusually Large Options Trading (GM)

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Adams Express Company increased Central Pac Finl Corp (NYSE:CPF) stake by 23,000 shares to 39,800 valued at $1.25 million in 2016Q4. Ford Mtr Co Del now has $43.47B valuation. The current assessment for General Motors Company NYSE:GM Auto Manufacturers - Major on its PE ratio displays a value of 5.28 with a Forward PE of 5.68. Read More »

Sony Could Learn a Lot From Microsoft About Backwards Compatibility

Spencer also mentioned that fact that all the first-party titles supported by Microsoft (such as Forza Horizon 3 , Gears of War 4 and others) will be getting free upgrades to the Xbox One X console. This comes on the back of several analysts saying that the Xbox One X's price point of $649 AUD is too much. Xbox 360 backward compatibility library now have close to 400 games, and it is getting bigger and better with each passing month. Read More »

Ford set to invest almost $1 billion into Truck Plant

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Focus production won't move to China until 2019 and the MI plant will be shifted over to Ranger pickup truck and Bronco SUV production from late 2018 and 2020, respectively. The production of a new model of Focus will begin at existing plants in China in the second half of 2019 , Ford said . China represents a massive and dynamic auto market, so these sales figures will be concerning to Ford, at a time when analysts have described their Chinese model line-up has been described as ... Read More »

US sends B-1b bombers in show of force against North Korea

Warmbier's death came just days after he was released by the North Korean government and returned to the United States suffering from what US doctors described as extensive brain damage. In a news conference before Warmbier's death, they said they could not speculate on the cause of his condition. President Moon Jae-in on Monday said he wants to bring North Korea to the negotiating table this year. Read More »

Countdown for Indian rocket launch with 31 satellites to begin Thursday

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In the 40th flight of the launch vehicle PSLV, the satellites would be slung into a 505-kilometer sun-synchronous orbit on Friday, after its lift off at Nine-Twenty Nine hours from Sriharikotta. Cartosat-2E has been built especially with a panchromatic camera which will be able to take black and white pictures of the planet in the visible region of the electromagnetic spectrum. Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy turns deadly approaching Gulf Coast

Cindy has top sustained winds of 45 miles per hour (75 kph) and the storm is presently stationary in the Gulf. Gulf Power employees fix a power pole that snapped, Wednesday , June 21, 2017 , in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. They say the floating blobs contain all members of the colony, including worker ants, winged reproductive males and females, and queen ants. Heavy rain and severe thunderstorms on Cindy's east side move northward across Alabama into Tennessee Wednesday night through Thursday ... Read More »

Tropical Storm Cindy 2017: What to Expect and Where

The storm system continues to pack maximum sustained winds of 50 miles per hour, the National Hurricane Center said in a 7 p.m. advisory. It has maximum sustained winds of 45 mph, weakening from the sustained speed of 60 mph it reached overnight, and the storm is moving north-northwest at 7 mph. Read More »

E&G Advisors LP Has $3.54 Million Stake in Apple Inc. (AAPL)

About 4,110 shares traded. Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ:EA) has risen 46.45% since June 22, 2016 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 10.78% the S&P500. Therefore 78% are positive. Raymond James Financial, Inc. reissued an "outperform" rating and set a $159.00 target price (up from $152.00) on shares of Apple in a report on Monday, April 3rd. Read More »

No conclusion yet on U.S. student's cause of death

Warmbier's death have been drawn at this time as there are additional medical records and imaging to review and people to interview", the coroner's office statement said, expressing "deepest sympathies" for his family and friends. USA and Chinese diplomats and defense chiefs have begun talks in Washington that are expected to focus on the nuclear and missile threat from North Korea. Read More »

Portugal brings 2nd wildfire under control after 64 died

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Have you read Trendiee Today? A total of 1,156 firefighters and 413 vehicles were involved in the firefighting in the Gois area, according to the Portuguese Civil Protection Authority. The firefighting effort involves almost 2,400 firemen and water-bombing planes, including aircraft sent from Spain, France and Italy. Press reports have suggested that Portugal's fire plan had not been revised for four years and that the intense heat might have made some communication antennae malfunction. Read More »

IS blows up Mosul mosque, latest heritage site destroyed

The Iraqis called the 45-meter leaning minaret Al-Hadba, or "the hunchback". In June 2014 the U.N. Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization said that it had begun work with the province's governorate to stabilize and conserve the minaret, which it said was at risk of collapsing. Read More »

Apple is looking to lower music labels' revenue cut for Apple Music

Apple is renegotiating its licensing deals for Apple Music and iTunes with the three major music labels, which expire at the end of the month. According to Bloomberg , the talks cover Apple's agreements for Apple Music, the two-year-old streaming service offering millions of songs on demand, and iTunes, the store where people can buy individual songs or albums. Read More »

May promises to listen more to businesses

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That is, unless the Conservative Party loses power. "Two years? There's not enough in it to last one year". This year's opening is a scaled-back version of the parliamentary ceremony, with the Queen arriving by auto rather than carriage and not wearing the Imperial State Crown or the Robes of State. Read More »

Kepler space telescope has identified 219 new worlds

The telescope was viewing the Cygnus constellation in our Milky Way galaxy. Humanity's premier planet-sleuth, the Kepler space telescope , has spotted more than 200 more planetary candidates, bringing the list to over 4,034 suspected exoplanets . Read More »

NASA photo shows Curiosity rover looking like a tiny ant

See that faint, blue dot in the middle of this NASA image? The image was taken as Curiosity was partway between its investigation of active sand dunes lower on Mount Sharp, and "Vera Rubin Ridge", a destination uphill where the rover team intends to examine outcrops where hematite has been identified from Mars orbit. Read More »

Snapchat launches location sharing 'Snap Map' feature

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See what's happening, find your friends, and get inspired to go on an adventure!' on their blog . Once you have access to the feature in the app, you can choose to share your location with all your friends, a few friends you select or you can disappear from the map at any time by going into "Ghost Mode" or not opening Snapchat for a few hours. Read More »

Moon Wants to Bring N.Korea to Negotiating Table 'This Year'

Yun then was dispatched to North Korea and visited Warmbier June 12 with two doctors and demanded his release on humanitarian grounds . John McCain , R-Ariz., said in a statement the Kim Jong Un regime " murdered " Warmbier, and that the United States should "not tolerate the murder of its citizens by hostile powers". Read More »

Chances of Trump meeting with North Korea's Kim narrowing - White House

Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., left, confers with Sen. President Donald Trump says that he appreciates China's efforts to exert pressure on North Korea , but "it has not worked out ". A Cheong Wa Dae official later said the president sent a letter of condolence to Warmbier's family. He had arrived in OH on June 13 after being held for more than 17 months. Read More »

Corker: US considering North Korea travel ban

Warmbier arrived home last week in a coma following more than 17 months in North Korean captivity. "The United States of America can not and should not tolerate the murder of its citizens by hostile powers", the Senator added . Medical officials said Warmbier suffered "severe neurological injury" and his parents Fred and Cindy Warmbier said he fell victim to "awful, torturous mistreatment" by North Korea. Read More »

Otto Warmbier: No autopsy for US student held by North Korea

In a characteristically impulsive display of public philosophizing, Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday to leave his followers, and his own administration, mulling over his latest stance on North Korea , whose regime the president has repeatedly deemed a grave threat to America. Read More »